The Kenya national team head coach Bobby Williamson has named his team for upcoming Harambee Stars assignments.
31 players, among them new faces have been handed the call with Stars set to get involved in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers and the annual CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup.
Skipper Victor Wanyama will lead the team that also has Nzoia United’s fast rising striker Mark Bikokwa, Ulinzi Stars’ Omar Mbongi and Gor Mahia’s Innocent Wafula who has Ugandan roots.
Full squad called up:
Goalkeepers : Boniface Oluoch, (Gor Mahia)Arnold Origi (Lillestrom) Ian Otieno (Posta Rangers) David Okello (Sofapaka)
Defenders : Harun Shakava (Gor Mahia) Musa Mohamed (Gor Mahia) Edwin Wafula (AFC Leopards) Brian Birgen (Ulinzi Stars) Abdultiff Omar ( Bandari FC) Omar Mbongi (Ulinzi Stars) David Ochieng (Unattached) Brian Mandela (Maritzburg United)
Midfielders : Kevin Kimani (Tusker FC) John Ndirangu (Nakuru AllStars) John Nairuka (Ulinzi Stars) Kevin Amwayi (Ulinzi Stars) Ayub Timbe (Lierse) Bernard Mang’oli (AFC Leopards) Victor Wanyama (Southampton) Anthony Akumu (Al Khartoum) Johanna Omollo (Antwerp) Eric Johanna (Mathare United) Innocent Wafula (Gor Mahia)
Strikers : Calvince Omanga (Palos FC ) Peter Nzuki (Nakumatt FC) Christian Bwamy (Follo FK) Mark Bikokwa Baraza (Nzoia United), Chrispinus Onyango (KCB), Meshack Karani (Chemelil Sugar) Michael Olunga (Gor Mahia) Allan Wanga (Azam FC)